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Bacterial biofilm in silver-impregnated contact lens cases

This study examined the effectiveness of current recommended cleaning procedures in removing biofilms of pathogenic bacteria from storage cases containing silver. Important findings of this study are 1. Silver does not deter biofilm formation and 2. Usual cleaning procedures do not remove all bacteria from storage cases.

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